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Recently, PharmacyWeek wrote about education funding cutbacks in many states and the possible need to cut back on the number of pharmacy students as presented by the ASHP and APhA (to read more on this issue click here). In the past week PW has been communicating with pharmacy professors across the country, one of which…

As a pharmacist, you have options when it comes to where you work, and at PharmacyWeek we see several pharmacy job opportunities cross desks every day that even make us want to get up and go work at these dream destinations. Jet Setter Pharmacist highlights great job openings in even better locations, and what makes…

The University of St. Francis, School of Health is conducting research to ascertain the perceptions of pharmaceutical companies by pharmacists. They seek to evaluate if the overall opinion of prescription drug companies is useful and determine if other constructs need to be explored.  Trust is a fundamental notion that is related to a corporate reputation/credibility (Keller, 2008, p 459).  Nearly…

At the end of last year, PharmacyWeek’s blog wrote about the APhA’s and ASHP’s discussion paper about their concerns regarding how the rapid growth in pharmacy schools affects the quality of education. In brief, the influx of new pharmacists entering the market, has not only led to job market saturation in several US cities, but…

Do you have a question about your pharmacy career? PharmacyWeek is here to help! Each week PharmacyWeekBlog.com will be answering your career questions! Just email katie@pharmacyweek.com or post a comment below and we will get back to you ASAP! Dear PharmacyWeek, I am currently looking to expand my career by moving away from my home…

Last week, PharmacyWeek reported that the California Hospital Association announced that California hospitals will face a pharmacist and pharmacy technician shortage over the next 5 years, due to an aging workforce. Actually the problem of an aging population is not unique to pharmacy or California.  As every profession is experiencing this there is going to come…

If you've ever wanted to become a pharmacist or pharmacy technician in California, now might be the right time. Due to an aging workforce, California hospitals are now saying they will face a pharmacists and pharmacy technicians shortage over the next 5 years, according to a survey recently published by the California Hospital Association. Other…

As a pharmacist, you have options when it comes to where you work, and at PharmacyWeek we see several pharmacy job opportunities cross desks every day that even make us want to get up and go work at these dream destinations. Jet Setter Pharmacist highlights great job openings in even better locations, and what makes…